Abu Dhabi Fund for Development Loans Worth over US$50 Million Available

Seventh funding cycle of IRENA/ADFD Project Facility is now open for applications from government-backed projects in developing countries.
  • November 2018

ADFD Approves USD25 Million for Solar PV Projects in Mauritius and Rwanda

Projects selected via IRENA/ADFD Project Facility will support poverty alleviation through renewable energy.
  • January 2018

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ADFD, IRENA Open New Round of Funding for Renewable Energy Projects, Invite Applications

Within the framework of the ADFD-funded US$350 million IRENA/ADFD Project Facility, the current funding round of US$50 million in concessional loans marks the sixth annual cycle
  • November 2017

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ADFD and IRENA Announce Funding by ADFD of USD 44.5 million in Four Developing Countries

Four renewable energy projects in developing countries in the Pacific and Africa have been identified by Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) and the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) to receive USD 44.5 million in funding.
  • January 2017

Global Energy Leaders Gather in Abu Dhabi to Accelerate Renewable Energy Deployment

Government officials from more than 150 countries including 75 ministers, and leaders from international organisations, the private sector and civil society are gathering this week for the Seventh Assembly of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA).
  • January 2017

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IRENA/ADFD Open Fifth Round of Funding for Renewable Energy Projects

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) have officially opened the fifth round of funding for renewable energy projects in developing countries.
  • November 2016

ADFD and IRENA enter new phase of cooperation for innovative $350m renewable energy development facility

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) has signed a new cooperation and support agreement with the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), based in Abu Dhabi, to ensure the effective allocation of the $350m of funds pledged by ADFD for renewable energy projects in developing countries around the world.
  • April 2016

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$46 Million in Loans Announced for Four Renewable Energy Projects in Africa, Caribbean

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) today announced USD 46 million in concessional loans for four renewable energy projects in developing countries.
  • January 2016

Call for Applications: IRENA/ADFD Open New Round of Funding for Renewable Energy in Developing Countries

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) in collaboration with the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) is now welcoming applications for a fourth round of funding to support renewable energy projects in developing countries.
  • November 2015

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IRENA and ADFD Further Cement Partnership on Renewable Energy Finance

Mr. Adnan Z. Amin, Director-General of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and H.E. Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director-General of the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), met today at IRENA Headquarters to discuss the achievements of the joint IRENA/ADFD Project Facility and to further cement future collaboration.
  • February 2015